The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 95 72 99
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Contract jobs citing SOAP 24 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 2.20% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 7.33% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 14
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £258 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £492 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £46.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +26.02%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
682 655 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.96% 29.98% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 413 453
Average daily rate £320 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 10
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -16 21 £310 +3.33% 19
South Yorkshire -5 1 £450 -14.28% 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 27 (47.37%) Web Services
3 24 (42.11%) XML
4 21 (36.84%) Oracle
5 20 (35.09%) .NET
6 18 (31.58%) SQL
7 17 (29.82%) REST
8 14 (24.56%) C#
8 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (21.05%) Spring
9 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 11 (19.30%) JMS
10 11 (19.30%) Test Management
10 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
11 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
11 10 (17.54%) Linux
11 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.54%) WebLogic
11 10 (17.54%) Maven
12 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
12 9 (15.79%) MySQL
12 9 (15.79%) OO
12 9 (15.79%) HTTP
12 9 (15.79%) User Experience
13 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
13 8 (14.04%) Selenium
13 8 (14.04%) WCF
13 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.54%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) CMS
3 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) SugarCRM
4 4 (7.02%) Moodle
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Jetty
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.75%) ArcSDE
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) MySQL
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Maven
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Selenium
3 5 (8.77%) MSTest
3 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.77%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.51%) Bazaar
5 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.75%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) CMS Developer
7 5 (8.77%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Web Services
2 24 (42.11%) XML
3 20 (35.09%) .NET
4 17 (29.82%) REST
5 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 12 (21.05%) Spring
6 11 (19.30%) JMS
7 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
7 8 (14.04%) WCF
8 7 (12.28%) Ajax
8 7 (12.28%) ODBC
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.53%) LAMP
9 6 (10.53%) RESTful
10 5 (8.77%) HTML
11 3 (5.26%) CSS
12 2 (3.51%) JSP
12 2 (3.51%) Servlets
12 2 (3.51%) J2EE
12 2 (3.51%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) Health Informatics
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) UNIX
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) Test Management
2 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
3 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.79%) OO
4 8 (14.04%) OOP
4 8 (14.04%) MVC
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.02%) BDD
6 4 (7.02%) ATDD
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) TDD
7 3 (5.26%) DSDM
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) C#
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 7 (12.28%) PHP
7 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.53%) PHP5
8 2 (3.51%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) ISEB
1 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) HL7
2 1 (1.75%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Zend
3 3 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Sun
4 2 (3.51%) Sybase
4 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Novell
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Kofax
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago